Martha Rush is an internationally recognized high-school economics and social sciences teacher and active teaching advocate. She is also the Founder and CEO of NeverBore, an education consulting and content company that provides teachers and school systems trainings and research-based publishing that make teaching more engaging and active to improve student motivation and outcomes.

With over 20+ years of teaching experience, Martha has lead multiple student teams to championships and finalist positions at various Economics and Personal Finance competitions, Martha is an authority in methods that actualize the potential in students to achieve and reach beyond average.

Full Professional Bio

John Morton Excellence in the Teaching of Economics Award
(Council for Economic Education, 2013)

Academic Challenge Coach Award
(Synergy & Leadership Exchange, 2016)

Journalism Educator of the Year
(Minnesota High School Press Association, 2014)

Coach – 1st Place Team
National Economics Challenge (2015), 3rd place team (2013), 2nd place team (2011, 2016)

Coach – 1st Place Team
Minnesota Economics Challenge (2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016)

Coach – 1st Place Team
JAUM Company Program (2013, 2015, 2016)

SEPT. 21-22 – Teen Startup Trainers workshop at The Marlborough School, Los Angeles, CA

OCT. 5-6 – Presenting No Easy Answers at Council for Economic Education National Conference, Atlanta, GA

OCT. 23 – Keynote Speaker at BestPrep Volunteer Engagement Event, St Paul, MN

OCT. 25 – EconFest, Bell Museum, St Paul, MN

OCT. 26 – Presenting Make Tech Matter @ ITEM (Information and Technology Educators) Fall Conference, Alexandria, MN

OCT. 31 – AP One-Day Workshop, St. Paul, MN

NOV. 20 – AP One-Day Workshop, Indianapolis, IN

NOV. 27 – Beat Boredom Workshop, New Teachers at Mounds View High School

NOV. 30 – DEC. 2 – National Council for the Social Studies Conference, Chicago, IL

DEC. 8 – Presenting Make Tech Matter at TIES Pre-Conference Session, St. Paul, MN

DEC. 13 – Beat Boredom Workshop, St. Anthony Middle School

DEC. 15 – Beat Boredom Workshop, Preservice Educators at Bethel University

JAN. 7 – Beat Boredom workshop, New Teachers at Mounds View High School

JAN. 31 – Beat Boredom Conference Sessions, Minnesota Association of Secondary School Principals

FEB. 2-3 – AP Consultant Training, San Antonio, TX

FEB. 9-10 – AP Consultant Training, San Antonio, TX

Martha has select availability to assist your school or organization via educational consulting/training and curriculum development. She is also available for speaking events.

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